Turn Down

How to Conjugate Turn Down

  • Infinitive: Turn Down
  • Present Tense: Turn Down/ Turns Down
  • -ing Form: Turning Down
  • Past Tense: Turned Down
  • Past Participle: Turned Down
Turn Down is a separable phrasal verb and has 2 definitions.

Definitions of Turn Down:

1. To decrease the temperature, sound, etc.

Examples: Turn that music down! I can’t hear myself think!
Can you please turn down the heat? It’s too hot in here.

2. To deny a request or proposal from someone.

Examples: Lynette turned down the job offer.
I never turn down dessert.

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